Philadelphia, PA Mammogram Cost Comparison

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A Mammogram in Philadelphia costs $112 on average when you take the median of the 103 medical providers who perform Mammogram procedures in Philadelphia, PA. The least expensive Mammogram in Philadelphia is $80 for a Breast Mammogram - Both Breasts (Mammogram) while the most expensive Mammogram list price is $90 for a Breast Mammogram - One Breast (Mammogram). There are 2 different types of Mammogram provided in Philadelphia, listed below, and the price for each differs based upon your insurance type. As a healthcare consumer you should understand that prices of medical procedures vary and if you shop from the Philadelphia providers below you may be able to save money. Start shopping today and see what you can save!
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Procedure Price Range
Breast Mammogram - One Breast (Mammogram) Cost Average $90 - $220 Free Quote
Breast Mammogram - Both Breasts (Mammogram) Cost Average $80 - $200 Free Quote

Compare Mammogram Providers in Philadelphia, PA

Facility City Type
Doylestown Hospital Open MRI at Hartsville Warminster Diagnostic Testing Facility
Valley Forge Medical Center and Hospital Norristown Acute Care Hospital
Byberry MRI and Diagnostic Center Huntingdon Valley Diagnostic Testing Facility
Eagleville Hospital Eagleville Acute Care Hospital
Kennedy Memorial Hospitals - University Medical Center Cherry Hill Acute Care Hospital
Haverford MRI and Imaging Center Havertown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Frankford Hospitals - Torresdale Campus Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Open Mr Bala Cynwyd Diagnostic Testing Facility
Graduate Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Chestnut Hill Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Phoenixville Hospital Phoenixville Acute Care Hospital
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Nazareth Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Riddle Memorial Hospital Media Acute Care Hospital
Mercy Suburban Hospital Norristown Acute Care Hospital
Trolley Square Open MRI and Imaging Center Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Lower Bucks Hospital Bristol Acute Care Hospital
Oaks Radiology Oaks Diagnostic Testing Facility
Alfred I. Dupont Hospital for Children and Nemours Wilmington Childrens Hospital
Northeast Imaging Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Kensington Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
The Chester County Hospital West Chester Acute Care Hospital
South Jersey Healthcare Elmer Hospital Elmer Acute Care Hospital
Underwood-memorial Hospital Woodbury Acute Care Hospital
Doylestown Hospital Doylestown Acute Care Hospital
Union Hospital Elkton Acute Care Hospital
Medical Imaging of Flourtown Flourtown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Diagnostic Imaging of Brandywine Valley Downingtown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Medical Imaging Associates Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia Childrens Hospital
Christiana Care Imaging Services Newark Diagnostic Testing Facility
Richboro MRI Richboro Diagnostic Testing Facility
Pennsylvania Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Pike Creek Imaging Enterprises, LLC Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Paoli Hospital Paoli Acute Care Hospital
University Open MRI Bala Cynwyd Diagnostic Testing Facility
Brandywine Imaging Center, LLC Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Koniver Fiss Mansoory Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Able Imaging (Cherry Hill) Cherry Hill Diagnostic Testing Facility
MNAP Medical Solutions, Inc Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Temple Ne Radiology Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Abington Memorial Hospital Abington Acute Care Hospital
Barix Clinics of Pennsylvania Langhorne Acute Care Hospital
Fox Chase Cancer Center Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Hahnemann University Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Womens Imaging Center of Delaware Newark Diagnostic Testing Facility
Christiana Hospital Newark Acute Care Hospital
Open MRI and Imaging Center of Elkton Elkton Diagnostic Testing Facility
Radiology for South Philadelphia Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Colmar Imaging MRI Center Colmar Diagnostic Testing Facility
Bryn Mawr Hospital Bryn Mawr Acute Care Hospital
Imaging Group of Delaware Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Medical Imaging of Exton Exton Diagnostic Testing Facility
Saint Agnes Continuing Care Center Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Cooper University Hospital Camden Acute Care Hospital
University Dynamic MRI (Northeast) Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Southeast Medical Imaging Glen Mills Diagnostic Testing Facility
Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County Willingboro Acute Care Hospital
Glasgow Imaging, LLC Newark Diagnostic Testing Facility
Springfield Diagnostic Imaging Springfield Diagnostic Testing Facility
Valley Open MRI Huntingdon Valley Diagnostic Testing Facility
Best Open MRI Newark Diagnostic Testing Facility
Able Imaging Woodbury Diagnostic Testing Facility
Middletown Community Radiology Middletown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Reg Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
University Dynamic MRI (South) Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Temple University Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Brandywine Hospital Coatesville Acute Care Hospital
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Camden Acute Care Hospital
Able Imaging, Springdale Radiology Cherry Hill Diagnostic Testing Facility
Central Montgomery Medical Center Lansdale Acute Care Hospital
Jennersville Regional Hospital West Grove Acute Care Hospital
University Dynamic MRI ( Cheltenham) Philadelphia Diagnostic Testing Facility
Doylestown MRI Center Doylestown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Roxborough Memorial Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Lankenau Hospital Wynnewood Acute Care Hospital
Saint Christopher's Hospital for Children Philadelphia Childrens Hospital
Pottstown Scanning and Treatment Center Pottstown Diagnostic Testing Facility
Heights Imaging Center Haddon Heights Diagnostic Testing Facility
Doshi Diagnostic Imaging Services Cinnaminson Diagnostic Testing Facility
Grand View Hospital Sellersville Acute Care Hospital
Virtua West Jersey Hospital Voorhees Voorhees Acute Care Hospital
Holy Redeemer Hospital and Medical Center Meadowbrook Acute Care Hospital
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Darby Acute Care Hospital
Saint Mary Medical Center Langhorne Acute Care Hospital
Pennsville Radiology Pennsville Diagnostic Testing Facility
Crozer-chester Medical Center Upland Acute Care Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Albert Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Able Imaging (Washington Township) Turnersville Diagnostic Testing Facility
Jennersville Open MRI and Imaging Center West Grove Diagnostic Testing Facility
Delaware County Memorial Hospital Drexel Hill Acute Care Hospital
Saint Luke's Quakertown Hospital Quakertown Acute Care Hospital
Jeanes Hospital Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
Wills Eye Philadelphia Acute Care Hospital
The Memorial Hospital of Salem County Salem Acute Care Hospital
Lifecare Hospitals of Chester County West Chester Acute Care Hospital
Silverside OpenMRI and Imaging Center Wilmington Diagnostic Testing Facility
Temple University Children's Medical Center Philadelphia Childrens Hospital
Virtua Memorial Hospital Burlington County Mount Holly Acute Care Hospital
Saint Francis Hospital Wilmington Acute Care Hospital
Montgomery Hospital Medical Center Norristown Acute Care Hospital
Pottstown Memorial Medical Center Pottstown Acute Care Hospital

Mammography Introduction

Mammography plays a central part in early detection of breast cancers because it can show changes in the breast up to two years before a patient or physician can feel them. The low-dose x-ray system used in most mammogram machines simply expose a small dose of ionizing radiation to the area of interest to produce pictures of the inside of the body. Current guidelines from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the American Cancer Society (ACS), the American Medical Association (AMA) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) recommend screening mammography every year for women, beginning at age 40. Research has shown that annual mammograms lead to early detection of breast cancers, when they are most curable and breast-conservation therapies are available. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) adds that women who have had breast cancer and those who are at increased risk due to a genetic history of breast cancer should seek expert medical advice about whether they should begin screening before age 40 and about the frequency of screening.

Mammography Patient Preparation

Inform your doctor or technologist if there is any possibility that you are pregnant. Mammograms can be harmful to your fetus and cause birth defects. It is recommended that you schedule a mammogram one week following your period. Guidelines about eating and drinking before a mammogram vary at different facilities. Unless you are told otherwise, you may follow your regular daily routine and take medications as usual. Do not wear any deodorant, talcum power or lotions under your arms or on your breasts the day of the exam. These can appear on the mammogram as calcium spots. Prior to your exam, discuss any new findings or problems in your breasts with your doctor. Inform your doctor of any prior surgeries, hormone use, and family or personal history of breast cancer. If possible, obtain prior mammograms and make them available to the radiologist at the time of the current exam.

What to expect during and after a Mammogram

The overall preparation and mammogram examination should take approximately 30 minutes. Prior to the procedure, describe any breast symptoms or problems to the technologist performing the exam. If areas are noted then a special adhesive marker will be placed at the location of the areas prior to the procedure. At the time of the procedure you will be asked to remove any clothing, jewelry, or other objects that might interfere with the procedure. You will also be asked to remove your clothing from your waist up and then given a hospital gown to wear. For the procedure, you will stand in front of a mammography machine. One breast at a time will be placed on the x-ray plate. Compression on the breast is required in order to minimize the amount of radiation used and to ensure optimal visualization of the breast tissue. You may feel some discomfort during this time. During the procedure, you will be asked to stay very still and may even be asked to hold your breath for a few seconds while the x-ray picture is taken to reduce the possibility of a blurred image. To take the actual x-ray picture, the technologist will walk behind a wall or into the next room to activate the x-ray machine. Multiple pictures will most likely be taking of each breast. Once the procedure is complete, you will be asked to wait until the technologist determines that the images are of high enough quality for the radiologist to read. Once cleared, ask your doctor or technician when your results will be ready.

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